-H.M.S. Hood Association Online Archive-
Armistice Day Gathering, 11 November 2013
Updated 06-May-2014

On the morning of Monday,11 November 2013 Association members came together at the Portsmouth Naval Memorial on the Southsea Common to remember those who lost their lives in the sinking of H.M.S. Hood in May 1941. Many thanks to Michael Nottage for the following photos and information.

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Association members gather in front of the 1941 memorial panels
Association members gather in front of the 1941 memorial panels

Keith Evans, Archdeacon Green and Jackie Miller during the ceremony
Hood veteran Keith Evans, Archdeacon Green and Jackie Miller during the ceremony

Archdeacon Green conducting the service
Archdeacon Green conducting the service

Veteran Keith Evans reads during the ceremony
Keith Evans reads during the ceremony

Keith Evans facing the wreaths laid in tribute
Keith Evans facing the wreaths laid in tribute

The H.M.S. Hood Association's wreath in honour of Hood's fallen
The H.M.S. Hood Association's wreath in honour of Hood's fallen

Veterans talking following the service
Veterans talking following the service